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Sharlston Challenge Competitions

Every week we will be running various challenges for all the family to enjoy. 


This week and next week we are challenging you all to be creative! Paint a pebble, make a model, draw a picture, really use your imagination! 

Remember to send in a photo of your creation so we can share them all in our online

Arts and Crafts Exhibition! 



This page is to support all our parents whose children are learning from home. There are lots of links and resources available and all class teachers are providing activities for their classes. Staff can also offer individual advice and guidance during their regular phone calls home to families. 


BBC Bitesize



The picture link above will take you to the new learning from home resources provided by the BBC, who are providing daily structured activities in English, Maths and other subjects. These can be accessed via the internet, BBC iplayer and BBC radio.

Phonics Lessons 


Phonics lessons are now available on youtube which cover all the learning that would have been taking place in schoools ths term. Click the picture link above for video lessons which will support children in Reception and KS1. For more information about phonics please click the relevant class pages below.




At Sharlston we follow White Rose Maths, White Rose Maths have produced daily maths lesson resources for children to access at home, with video links and activities to download and print, or complete from the screen.

The first full two weeks of learning for the summer term are freely available by clicking the on the picture link below. From week 3, the White Rose Maths learning links closely to the maths on the BBC Bitesize, but activity sheets will not be freely available online. However, school have subscribed to White Rose Maths, so we will download the activities and will place them in the Year Group pages below.

Oak National Academy Resources



From Monday 20 April, parents can access 180 lessons a week for every year group from Reception through to Year 10, through a new online platform, Oak National Academy. The enterprise, which has been set up by teachers and is funded by the Department of Education, provides video lessons for students, with each lesson coming with a corresponding quiz and worksheet. 

English The link above has RadioBlogging – daily shows with interactive activities to keep everyone busy and engaged, brought to you by Pie CorbettDeputy MitchellIan Rockey and Russell Prue, just listen and blog, it’s live, fun and interactive with new educational tasks each day for  children of all ages. 

CLICK HERE to visit and listen to any of the previous RadioBlogging Shows!



Encouraging your child to read as much and as often as possible, what ever their age, is one of the most important things you can do whist they are at home.Try asking your child to practise reading a story aloud, ready to entertain a family member via a video chat. Lots of free online books are available in the links at the bottom of this page.

Useful ideas for dealing with anxieties during these uncertain times.

Remember that time away from a computer is really important.



Website Links

Here are links to the main websites that we use in school, which can support your child's learning at home.

Some require log ins, which your child's class teacher can help with when they call.

Coronavirus - homelearning links are on the Childrens Tab in Class pages. School is closed but you can still call us on 01924863044.